July 30, 2014

SF Librarian Makes Good on Superbowl Stakes

SF Librarian Makes Good on Superbowl Stakes

Say what you will about librarians, they keep their promises and make good on their debts. So when the San Francisco Public Library (SFPL) lost a Superbowl bet with the Enoch Pratt Free Library of Baltimore, MD, SFPL Librarian Luis Herrera wasted no time keeping his end of the bargain: he recited Edgar Allan Poe’s “The Raven” in the atrium of the SFPL Main Library wearing a Ravens jersey, and posted the results on YouTube.

ALA Midwinter 2012 Photoset: LJ and Friends Celebrate Luis Herrera, 2012 Librarian of the Year

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A few photos from a dinner honoring Herrera on Friday, January 20, at the start of the ALA Midwinter Meeting in Dallas, TX.